Last Honor Flight of the year to take place on Oct. 27

    Land of Lincoln Honor Flight (LLHF), serving central and southern Illinois, will take their sixth and final flight for 2015 on Tuesday, Oct. 27. On this Flight #36 on a chartered 737 jetliner will be 13 World War II, 51 Korean and 14 Vietnam War eras, consisting of 9 who served in the Air Force, 49 in the Army, 9 in the Marines and 11 in the Navy.
    On this no-cost, day long trip to Washington, DC, to visit and reflect at their national memorials, all the Veterans will be accompanied by a volunteer escort. These Guardians pay their own way and are responsible for the comfort, logistics, mobility and safety of their doyen for the day.

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